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Fuel Can’t Take Us to the Stars but We Can Still Conquer Them

It’s not rocket science

Launched in 1977, Voyager 1 captured our imagination when it reached the edge of the Solar System in 2012, but it will take another 40,000 years to arrive at the closest star, traveling 35,000 miles per hour.

Understanding why this is requires that we delve into the most overlooked fact about…



where the future is written

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Erasmo Acosta

Casualty of Corporate America. Sci-fi writer. Science Junkie. Learn about my dystopian novel K3+ at